NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A 16-year-old boy was shot over the weekend outside a 99 Cent Store in Queens.
Police released video of the shooting Monday, as the search continues for the suspect.READ MORE: No Mask Mandate In NYC Though De Blasio 'Strongly Recommends' Wearing Them; Cuomo Announces MTA, Port Authority Workers Must Be Vaccinated By Labor Day Or Face Testing
It happened Sunday afternoon on Merrick Boulevard in Jamaica.
Video shows the shooter and victim darting around a brick column before the gunman fires a shot.READ MORE: Governors Ball Drops Rapper DaBaby From Lineup Over Homophobic Remarks
Police said the victim was struck in the leg and taken to Jamaica Hospital Medical Center in stable condition.
There’s no word on what led up to the shooting.MORE NEWS: Child Tax Credit: Monday Is Deadline To Opt Out Of Advance Monthly Payments
Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). You can also submit a tip via their website or on Twitter, @NYPDTips. All calls are kept confidential.